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Treat Yourself to a Savory Bread Recipe – and a few Sweet Breads too!

I am all for homemade crusty breads. But sometimes I want something a little different – a sweet or savory bread that can be a meal in itself.  

These delicious sweet and savory bread recipes make great on the run breakfasts, and are super at lunch with just a side salad or cup of soup.20 best sweet and savory bread recipes from

A Sweet or Savory Bread Add a Lot to your Meal Times

There is nothing quite like the taste of fresh, homemade bread with a big bowl of steaming hot soup.  Looking for a recipe to add to the breads? Try my chicken pot pie soup.

It is very nostalgic tasting.

Some get their goodness from sweet additions like butterscotch or cinnamon and others go the savory route with onions, sun dried tomatoes or other savory additions.

But all are wonderfully delicious.sliced Italian Herb breadThis crusty herbed homemade Italian bread is full of the flavor of fresh herbs. It has a warm soft center and crisp outside that is perfect to add to a bowl of soup.

The bread is very easy to make and is one of my most popular recipes.

Chocolate chip banana bread is a great savory bread choiceDo you have some over ripe bananas?  Don’t throw them away.  Use them and a few other ingredients to make some bread for breakfast.

This banana bread is for those with a sweet tooth.  It has loads of sweetness with the addition of mini chocolate chips and your kids will just love it!

Bacon Jalapeno bread from

If you love the taste of spicy foods, you are in for a treat with this amazing savory bread recipe.

This bacon jalapeno bread is rich and moist and has a kick from the jalapeno peppers and some richness from the bacon.  A perfect side for any spicy meal.

Savory Caprese Bread from willcookforsmiles.comLook at the colors in this tasty bread.  Don’t the colors of this savory bread look inviting?

This delicious savory Caprese bread is chock full of basil and sun dried tomatoes as well as mozarella cheese.  Your family will love it!

Sour Cream Banana Bread from

Nothing says “breakfast on the go” quite like a good banana bread. This one is deliciously moist with the addition of sour cream and the walnuts give it a great crunch too. 

Get the recipe for this sweet bread at The Gardening Cook.

Tomato onion focaccia bread from

This tomato, onion and pepper focaccia bread is a meal in itself.  Perfect choice for those who are vegetarians or for a Meatless Monday.

The savory bread recipe is tasty and quite easy to make.  Add the toppings you like. It’s almost like a slimmed down pizza!

Moist banana bread will keep for a week in the fridge

What’s a girl to do when she is trying to lose weight but loves banana breads?  Why try this Weight Watchers banana oatmeal bread.

It is very low in calories and only 3 Freestyle points!

Snicker Doodle Savory Bread recipe from thegardeningcook.comIf you like snickerdoodle cookies, you will love this delicious savory bread.  It has a lovely layer of cinnamon that gives it a cookie like taste.

This snickerdoodle bread gets its delicious taste from Hershey’s cinnamon baking chips and sour cream. (affiliate link)

Stuffed Mozarella Bread

Turn a loaf of bread into the ultimate side dish in just minutes.  The ooey gooey mozzarella takes plain bread to the next level.

This cheesy stuffed mozzarella bread is the perfect choice to go with a hot cup of soup.

Get the recipe here.Healthy zucchini Bread recipe from messforless.netLooking for something to make with the masses of zucchini that your garden produces this year?

Turn them into a bread that can be used for breakfast, or a quick snack. Try this healthy zucchini bread from Mess for Less.

Gluten free pumpkin bread from 5minutesformom.comWhat a great use for pumpkins.  One would never guess that this scrumptious looking pumpkin bread is actually gluten free! 

Easy and tasty! Get the recipe at 5 Minutes for Mom.

Cinnamon Pull Apart Bread from momsconfession.comThis delicious pull apart cinnamon bread is the perfect savory bread for a game’s night or for Super Bowl Sunday. 

It is chock full of cinnamon and melts in your mouth.  Need I say more?

Another great recipe to use up those ripe bananas.  For a twist, it’s super healthy and lower in calories, too!

This gluten free banana bread is also free of added sugar. Healthy eating at its best!

Maple Glazed Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread from frugalfamilyhome.comWith a name like Maple Glazed Chocolate Chip Pumpkin bread, there just has to some thing in the taste of this bread for everyone.

The glaze will have you asking, “is it a bread or is it dessert?”  Why not make it both!

Almost fat free Banana and Butterscotch Bread from seemomclick.comMany banana bread recipes add chocolate chips for extra richness. This one makes use of butterscotch chips.

If you are watching your fat intake, this almost fat free Banana and Butterscotch bread might be one that will interest you. Get the recipe at See mom click.

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Want some more sweet bread and savory bread ideas?

Loaf of bread cut with words 20 best sweet and savory bread recipes

Try one of these tasty recipes:

Monkey Bread Recipe from 5 Minutes for Mom.

Whole Grain Cinnamon Swirl Bread from Smitten Kitchen

Blueberry Muffin Bread – from Mom’s Confession.

Olive, Bacon and Goat Cheese Bread from Eat Well 101.

Caramelized onion, Spinach and Olive Oil Bread from Cookin Canuck.

Hungarian Twisted Bread with Pancetta from At down Under.

Bacon Cheese Savory Bread from Will Cook for Smiles.

Sausage and Cheese Bread from A Southern Soul.

Lemon Blueberry Bread from The Food Network.

Lemon Buns from My DIY Place.

Cranberry Pumpkin Bread from Lemon Tree Dwelling.

Pumpkin Spice Pull apart Bread from Pillsbury.

Nutella Swirl Pumpkin Bread from Chef in Training.

Cob Loaf Recipe from Au.

Hawaiian Sweet Roils from I heart Eating.

Buttery Honey Beer Rolls from Cookie Monster Cooking.

Poppy seed Bread from The Girl who Ate Everything.

Quick Peppery Cheese Bread from The Southern Lady Cooks.

Cheese Olive and Buttermilk Herb Bread from Sugar and Everything Nice.

Garlic Cheese Pull Apart Bread from Thirty Handmade Days.

Easy Pumpkin Bread from Chef in Training.

What is your favorite sweet or savory bread?  If you have a blog and would like me to include the recipe in this round up, please let me know in the comments below.


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